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Grey Art Gallery, NYU, 100 Washington Square East
Wednesday, September 26, 6:30 pm
With Lynn Gumpert, Director, Grey Art Gallery
Wednesday, October 24, 6:30 pm
With David W. Kiehl, Curator of Prints, Whitney Museum of American Art
Wednesday, November 14, two gallery talks
12:30 pm: With Pato Hebert, Art & Public Policy, TSOA, NYU, and Lynn Gumpert, Director, Grey Art Gallery
6:30 pm: With Michael Combs, a sculptor who worked as Moore's studio assistant, and Susan Harris, curator of "Toxic Beauty"
Frank Moore: Together in Art and Activism
Monday, September 24, 6:30 pm, Fales Library, Bobst Library, NYU, 70 Washington Square South, Third Floor
In this panel discussion, Gregg Bordowitz, artist and writer, Joy Episalla, artist, Loring McAlpin, artist, and Harvey Weiss, artist and designer, will discuss the collaborative and creative nature of Frank Moore’s AIDS activism, paintings, and theater work, including his community efforts in forming The Archive Project and the Red Ribbon. Moderated by Barbara Hunt McLanahan, Executive Director, Judd Foundation and Director Emeritus, Visual AIDS.
Presented by Visual AIDS in collaboration with NYU’s Fales Library and Grey Art Gallery.
“Hitched to Everything Else in the Universe”: Environmentalism and Frank Moore’s Art
Tuesday, October 2, 6:30 pm, Humanities Initiative, 20 Cooper Square, Fifth Floor
Noël Carroll, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, Graduate Center, CUNY; Susan Harris, curator of Toxic Beauty: The Art of Frank Moore; and Robin Nagle, Clinical Associate Professor and Director of the John W. Draper Interdisciplinary Master’s Program, NYU, will address Frank Moore’s environmental activism in light of today’s concerns, exploring the roles of science, public policy, and law in negotiating the complex relations between humans and the natural world. Moderated by Dale Jamieson, Professor and Director of Environmental Studies, NYU.
Organized by NYU’s Program in Environmental Studies and co-sponsored by the Humanities Initiative and Grey Art Gallery.
Fantastic, Ridiculous, Punk, and Passion:
The Flight of Frank Moore’s Painterly Hand in Dance, Performance,
and Film Before AIDS
Tuesday, October 16, 6:30 pm, Tisch School of the Arts, 721 Broadway, Room 613
In this conversation, Frank Moore’s contemporaries will explore fantasy, symbol, and artistic collaboration, along with the stirrings of political activism, in his dance and performance works. With Moore’s performance partners Richard Elovich, a medical sociologist at Columbia University and former theater artist, member of ACT UP, Gran Fury, and GMHC; and Jim Self, Senior Lecturer in Dance, Cornell University.
Organized by NYU’s Department of Performance Studies (TSOA), and co-sponsored by the Grey Art Gallery.
Frank Moore: Around and About the Downtown Scene
Wednesday, November 7,
6:30 pm, Einstein Auditorium, Barney Building, 34 Stuyvesant Street
(between 3rd Ave. and 9th St.)
Roundtable conversation with Hilton Als, staff writer, The New Yorker; Tom Finkelpearl, Director, Queens Museum of Art; Jane Hammond, artist; and Klaus Kertess, curator. Moderated by Lynn Gumpert, Director, Grey Art Gallery.
Co-sponsored by NYU’s Department of Art and Art Professions (Steinhardt School), and Grey Art Gallery.